House Bill 996 – 2017 Regular Session
House Bill that allows Mississippi licensed pharmacists to dispense an opioid antagonist under a standing order and mandates pharmacists to complete approved training prior to dispensing naloxone. See: HB 996 – 2017 Regular Session.
MS Good Samaritan Law (§ 73-25-37)
Law stating that a person can provide emergency care (e.g. administering naloxone) to an injured person at the scene of the emergency without liability for civil damages to that injured person. See: Good Samaritan Law (§ 73-25-37).
Standing order for the dispensing and administration of naloxone by Mississippi licensed pharmacists. See: Standing Order.